The Philadelphia Phillies are one of the oldest American Major League Baseball team. Their history dates back to 1883. Since inception the baseball club has retained its name. The Phillies as they are popularly referred to compete in the MLB National League’s Eastern Division. Their home games are played at the Citizens Bank Park.
The Phillies experienced long periods of struggle as it took them 77 years to clinch their first World Series. This was way longer than all the other teams of all the major leagues and is considered the fourth longest World Series drought in the history of the Major Basketball League. Their first National League Pennant came in 1915 and since then they have won a total of 7. The Philadelphia Phillies have won 2 World Series in 1980 and 2008. Their initial poor run has however improved during their recent years as they have won their division 5 consecutive times since 2007.
The Phillies have a huge fan followership and since they moved to the Citizens Bank Park, they have been averaging over 3.1 million spectators yearly who come to watch their home games. The Phillies are the team to beat this season as they plan to win their division and possibly go all the way to the World Series. You can catch all the excitement live at the Citizens Bank Park. Purchase your Philadelphia Phillies tickets from Buypremiumtickets.com.